Frida Akerstrom
Frida Akerstrom

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Nynashamn, Sweden

High School:
Nynashamn Gymnasium

Height:
5-7

Position:
Throws

Birthdate:
11/29/1990

UC College / Major:
McMicken College of Arts and Sciences / Environmental Sciences


Personal Bests
Indoor
Shot Put 50' 7.5" 2/16/2013
Weight Throw 55' 4.75" 2/17/2013
Outdoor
Shot Put 54' 10.25" 6/14/2014
Discus 145' 4" 3/31/2012
Hammer Throw 179' 2" 4/21/2012

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2013-14 (Senior): Redshirted.

2012-13 (Junior):
Finished fifth in the shot put at the BIG East Indoor Championships and broke her own school record with a toss of 50' 7.5"...claimed second at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships in the shot put...took sixth in the shot put at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships...qualified for the NCAA Preliminary Roud in the shot put.

2011-12 (Sophomore):
Took third at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the shot put...finished fourth in the shot put at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships and seventh in the hammer throw...claimed fifth in the shot put at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships...qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Roud in the shot put.

2010-11 (Freshman): Broke the indoor shot put record at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational with a throw of 49' 10.5"...won the shot put at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships and finished fifth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships...claimed second in the shot put at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships and sixth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships along with a fifth-place finish in the hammer throw...qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary Round in the shot put.

Personal: Daughter of Karin Akerstrom.